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Santa Clara County supervisors pick new boundaries for future elections

Original post made on Nov 18, 2021

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors agreed to move forward with new boundaries for the county's five supervisorial districts, shifting the balance of power and significantly altering representation in the North County.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, November 18, 2021, 11:10 AM

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Posted by Nora S.
a resident of Rex Manor
on Nov 18, 2021 at 9:49 pm

Nora S. is a registered user.

Why are the county supervisors voting on the composition of their districts? I thought we passed a law in California mandating independent redistricting commissions. Maybe that was only for the Congressional districts? Well, it sure looks to me like we need it locally as well.

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